Officials: Connecticut Is Most Expensive Place To Die In USOfficials say Connecticut is now the most expensive place to die in the U.S. — at least for the wealthy — because of hefty new fees for settling estates.
Governor Believes Data Tax Hike Will Be Scrapped
Panel To Consider Plan That Increases State TaxesThe General Assembly's tax committee is expected to vote on a Democratic plan that would increase personal income tax rates for high-earners and extend Connecticut's sales tax to more services, including accounting and engineering.
3 Mistakes To Avoid On Your 2014 Tax ReturnIf you haven't already begun, now's the time to prepare for filing your 2014 tax returns.
Larson Proposes Increased Social Security Taxes To Stabilize ProgramHartford-area Congressman John Larson wants to stabilize the Social Security Trust Fund, by having high-income people contribute more to the program, and by gradually increasing the amount of money workers and employers contribute.
Malloy Proposes $104 Million In New Tax CutsGov. Dannel P. Malloy, buoyed by estimates of a state budget surplus, is proposing more than $104 million in new tax cuts.
Former DRS Intern Charged With Accessing State Tax RecordsA former intern in the Department of Revenue Services has been arrested after the department found he had browsed through taxpayer records.
Lauryn Hill Reports To Danbury Prison In Tax Case Grammy-winning singer Lauryn Hill began serving a three-month prison sentence in Connecticut on Monday for failing to pay about $1 million in taxes over the past decade.
Change In Boat Tax Takes Effect MondayBoat sellers and their customers are getting a break as Connecticut scales back taxes on boat sales that produced little revenue, but lots of complaints from the industry.
GOP Steps Up Pressure To Stop July 1 Gas-Diesel Tax HikeRepublicans stepped up pressure Monday on Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and the General Assembly's majority Democrats to stop a looming increase in the state's gasoline and diesel taxes, launching a petition drive at gas stations across Connecticut and on the Internet.
Connecticut Considers Raising Tax On Digital ProductsState lawmakers are proposing actions that would extend sales taxes to downloaded products.
Finance Committee Delays Car Tax Cut, Extends Corporation Tax SurchargeThe legislature's tax-writing committee has approved a revenue package that delays the governor's proposal to slash car taxes, extends a surcharge on Connecticut's corporation tax and creates a tax amnesty program.